Grand Forks Downtown Development Association

Rhyme & Reverse Hip-Hop Festival

When is it?

Friday, April 22nd

Where at?

The Guild Center

What time?

07:00 pm to 10:00 pm, April 22nd

Join The Guild in their first annual Hip-Hop Festival. Evening Live Music, Workshops (Hip-hop yoga *New Love Yoga w/ Marissa Mehelich*, Hip-hop dance class/workshop), and Visual Art by Darin Drummer. 

The first evening to kick-off the headliner Zen People (Cold Sweat, Real Truth & Jantzonia) will be featuring and selling their new albums “Right to Arm a Bear”, “Starseed” and “ROCS”. A new music video will also be projected during the show. THOMAS X from Rez Rap Records will be performing on stage, and shortly after will be followed by the Zen People. 
We have a huge line-up! 8-10 musicians & musical groups in 3 evenings! 
A cypher will take place at the end of each evening as well!

Most music groups / musicians will have merch available too!
Want to start collecting our annual regional-artist-crafted Rhyme & Reverse posters? They will be for sale at the event for $15 a piece! These will be discounted if you have a wristband!

Wristbands will be available to purchase soon which will give you access to all of the events throughout the weekend; otherwise, each event may vary in price. You can purchase your wristband at the door. More information soon.

To find out more please email
Want to volunteer for these events? You will recieve a free wristband for friends each evening you work! Email to sign up!

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